The Secret Race is the book that rocked the world of professional cycling—and exposed, at long last, the doping culture surrounding the sport and its most iconic rider, Lance Armstrong. Former Olympic gold medalist Tyler Hamilton was once one of the world’s top-ranked cyclists—and a member of Lance Armstrong’s inner circle.
Ride the Revolution represents the best new writing on cycling from women involved in the sport at all levels as fans, key personnel, riders, photographers, journalists and presenters.
To many, the racing bicycle is a cult object, a vehicle of dreams, a marvel of engineering and aesthetic.
Drawn from one of the world's finest collections of cycling artifacts, Goggles & Dust presents more than 100 rarely seen photographs from bicycle racing's heyday. Lovingly restored and accurately curated, the images inside celebrate the grit and determination of the pioneers who established the records, traditions, and distinct flavors of Europe's most hallowed races.
The definitive account of the life of Britain's greatest cyclist by Britain's greatest cycling writer. The book the cycling world has been waiting for. A definitive account of the life of Britain’s greatest cyclist - Tom Simpson. --This text refers to an out of print or unavailable edition of this title.
Discover how the modern bike has evolved into the beautiful machine of today, with the world's leading designer.
Part memoir, part detective story, this is a fascinating account of how Irish sports journalist David Walsh spent 13 years attempting to expose the truth about now-disgraced cyclist Armstrong's doping... A gripping tale of one man's determination.
Froome, Wiggins, Merckx, LeMond - we know the winners but what about the men who finish last?
The greatest cyclist and one of the greatest athletes who has ever lived, Eddy Merckx has amassed an astounding 525 victories. His merciless domination of the sport ruined careers and revolutionised cycling. in this gripping and definitive biography, Daniel Friebe unravels the truth behing the Merckx enigma, revealing that his insatiable desire to win hid a terrible fear of losing.
In ETAPE, critically acclaimed author Richard Moore will take readers on a virtual Tour de France, with each chapter focusing on a single rider in a single stage that came to define the Tour’s history.
The compelling story of Britain’s best-ever cyclist – one of the most enigmatic, complex and contradictory athletes in any sport – and the unravelling of the puzzle surrounding his sudden and dramatic disappearance. Fully updated with new material on the enigmatic Millar.
Ander Izagirre kazetariaren liburua, Frantziako Tourreko txirrindularien “abenturak, harropuzkeriak, traizioak, pozak, balentriak eta sorpresak” kontatzen dituena, Julen Gabiriak euskaratu du. Edizio berriak Patxi Gallegok marraztu duen Tourmalet komikia ere badakar.
El naixement de la 'Volta' l’any 1911 va ser una expressió pràctica de la idea de modernitat d’aquella època lligada a l’esport i del caràcter emprenedor. Un apassionant viatge per una carrera centenària.